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QML - How to create QML Components properties so they can be set from JavaScript?

I am trying to create a component with certain properties I've set. The sounds location and name are given by a C++ function that is actually working because the console.log() shows so: qml: Adding ...
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Get exclusive lock constant? In ctypes it is O_EXLOCK [closed]

I'm trying to open a file with exclusive lock via Javscript. So the library to open is no sweat just the number to pass as unixFlags is a problem. This is syntax: OS.File.open('/path/to/file', ...
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14.04 update broke my ruttorent setup

I just updated my system and now my rutorrent isn't working. When I go to the web page, I get this error JS error: [http://192.168.0.36/rutorrent/js/jquery.js : 2] TypeError: a is null I googled it ...
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How to make /bin/ps, called with aux as its argument, write to a file?

Is there a command line argument I can pass to /bin/ps -aux to make it write its output to a file? edit: To resimulate my issue: Open firefox Enable developer preferences (or as shortcut install ...
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Opera 12 Lags on Gmail

I've searched for too long and couldn't find anything useful. Most of the issues I found are for older versions and are about IPv6, which I don't think is the problem here. The problem on arises on ...
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Javascript hangs chrome and firefox

Ubuntu 14.04: Chrome and Firefox hang when Javascript is enabled. This problem is mentioned many times but no real solution found. Tried re-setting Firefox and re-creating profile.
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Addressing in ubuntu for webserver/site

I am having an '500 Internal Error' on my webserver. I call for a file that is located at '/usr/lib/cgi-bin/pagLoad.py' but the call for it in the 'index.html' was only 'cgi-bin/pageLoad.py'. I ...
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What all do I need with my Apache Server

I was wondering what all extra I have to install on top of apache2. My websites are running some javascript, css, and some jquery stuff. Does apache come with everything necessary to run a website ...
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problem with loading scripts

whenever I try to load an example into the CodePen site (http://codepen.io/) I receive the LOADING.. message at the bottom at the page but it's never loaded.. I also have the same problem whenever I ...
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How does the javascript WebApp integration work? [closed]

So, this question is mostly for the guys at Canonical that came up with the Javascript integration of (I think it's C++, but I could be wrong) integration. How is it possible to integrate external ...
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Not able to see Kate Plugin for Javascript in Kubuntu

I installed Kubuntu 14.04 recently. I had heard about the Javascript related plugins(Pretty JSON specifically) being there in Kate setup. But it does not show up in any of the options. I am not sure ...
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Using applets from another distribution

There are several very useful applets from Mint Cinnamon which I would like to be able to use: http://cinnamon-spices.linuxmint.com/applets. I know how to write a shell script to start a Java ...
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Facebook is not responding accordingly in Firefox?

I have Ubuntu 13.10, on Lenovo G585. I have reported some of my problems before, and you were very helpful. Facebook (only) is not responding accordingly only in Firefox, but works fine in Chromium, ...
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Allow OptionSelector to Scroll While Expanded

My QML app uses an OptionSelector to allow users to choose from a list of items. On tablet size, I have it set to keep it expanded. However, I limit the container height, and while it's expanded, it ...
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Is there a way to cheat javascript games (like Unicoin mining) where rapid clicking is required?

I saw that there's a new currency on the site today for higher privileges called Unicoin. You can mine them by clicking quickly. I was wondering if there's any Ubuntu wizardry that could speed up the ...
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User gets logged off back to login menu

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed via alternate installer amd64 fresh with LibreOffice and ncomputing vSpace software installed. I facing a unique issue here which is little tricky to describe. Whenever I ...
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How to configure Sublime Text 3 for JavaScript development?

I have just installed Sublime Text 3 and I want to use it for JavaScript Development; I want to be able to run JavaScript code from the Sublime console. How do I create a build system for JavaScript ...
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Which one is best js minifier used in Ubuntu [closed]

I have the big project developed in the javascript framework. Hence its necessary to minify all the js so as the speed may enhance. Please tell which js minifier software will best option?
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autogenerate javascript from mysql

I have a site where I can upload images with some info (startdate, enddate, duration, url) I want to make a SlideShow that choose those pictures that is > $startdate && < $enddate. And I ...
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Why doesn't JSLint/JSHint work in Ubuntu?

I installed as described here and other places, but after using npm to install jslint, jshint, neither will work. Running "jslint", I only get: /usr/bin/env: node: No such file or directory Is ...
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how do i run and test javascript code: IDE, engine App, browser?

Am a coding newbie. Using Codecademy.com/ and while trying some of the lessons there is a problem with testing loops. The browser crashes. Have also tried labs.codecademy.com/ a nice utility but same ...
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How to run javascript in Mozilla URL bar?

I am using mozilla and trying to run this code on the url bar javascript:alert(document.cookie); but when I hit go, nothing happens. But in chromium, it alerts, so what is with the firefox? does ...
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how to run java script in Geany application?

I'm trying to learn programming java script through "codecademy" website. So i downloaded Geany application for more practice but i could not run java script into that application. I created a ...
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Sockets in Ubuntu Touch Apps

I am creating an IRC client for the Ubuntu App Showdown. I need a way to be able to access an IRC server in QML (or JavaScript). What is the best way to accomplish this?
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How to install PyV8 in Ubuntu 13.04?

I want to install PyV8 in Ubuntu 13.04. However pip install -v pyv8 takes super long to build and finally fails. How can I install PyV8 on a Ubuntu 13.04 machine? Here is the error log ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and Firefox 23 - how to turn off JavaScript? [closed]

My browser updated yesterday and today I've noticed that the option to turn off JavaScript is no longer there. Did they relocate it somewhere? Help.
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Javascript for ie8

I need to use internet explorer 8 with javascript for a program I need for work. I've installed ie8 and tried to install java for windows using playonlinux but the sits still says I don't have ...
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Does JavaScript work in Linux server? [closed]

I have a PHP file with a JavaScript and on clicking 'submit', the js should be called. But nowhere I can find this solution done. I am unable to get my JavaScript work in this Linux server. But the ...
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Ubuntu / Install NodeJS & npm

I'm trying to install nodejs and npm, however, it fails. This is my terminal: sudo apt-get install nodejs npm Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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Developing: Where to start?

I'm interested in getting into the technicalities of the OS, perhaps by doing some developing but mainly just understanding how everything works on Ubuntu! I've been using it for about 6 months and ...
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Do i need to know C++ to develop ubuntu app?

I'm a java developer. I dont know much about C++. should i learn C++ to develop ubuntu app? or can develop app without c++?
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Installing a JavaScript file

Whenever I try to install a JavaScript file it opens it in an editor instead of installing it. How do I change this action? Specifically I'm trying to install a script from userscripts.org,
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Web browser is having problem on processing js in UTF-8

I am using Firefox 20.0, but once I was browsing a website(Chinese) and the Lunar Calendar javascript got something like NaN or Undefined. The website has been tested under iPod, Firefox in Windows ...
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GWT (Google Web Toolkit) designer not working on Ubuntu 13.04

On 13.04 the GWT designer is not working on Eclipse 4.2 and Eclipse 3.7. If I want to switch in the design-mode after executing Workaround 2 from this page, Eclipse crashes and is closing ...
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How to install JavaScript Eclipse platform on Ubuntu

I sudo apt-get install eclipse installed Eclipse on my Ubuntu 12.0.4 server, by checking I found it is a classic platform. So, how can I make it as a JavaScript IDE? I followed ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.1 becomes unresponsive and frozen

I have a "classic" install of ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64 bits, with the ubuntu-restricted extras 57 installed. All updates done. When loading this page from a daily news papers from Firefox 18: ...
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Is it possible to read from a file from a Cinnamon applet?

Is it possible somehow to read from a local file (or a file in name@domain directory) some info from the applet? So, i need to extract information from local file, that will be created in local ...
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help with using the Unity Web API for my website

I'm trying to follow this tutorial, but when clicking on the 'executing this now' on that site nothing happens, i have put up this code here press (CTRL+U) to see the code and that doesn't work ...
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GWT (Google Web Toolkit) Designer not working on Ubuntu 12.10

The GWT Desinger is not working on Ubuntu 12.10. It worked on Ubuntu 12.04. I installed the Eclipse Plugin as described on the GWT Homepate If I want to open the Design-View (for an xml-GWT-File), ...
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Unresponsive Script window pops up all the time now. Why and what to do?

I don't know that it's for the exact same script each time, it may be. A script on this page may be busy, or it may have stopped responding. You can stop the script now, or you can continue to ...
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Can't get media player and actions working on Unity Webapps

I'm following the API documentation at http://developer.ubuntu.com/api/ubuntu-12.04/javascript/ My code, very simplistic: var Unity = external.getUnityObject(1,0); Unity.init({name: "Radio ...
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Gnome Shell JS - Listen for DBus signal on an interface for any path

I'm trying to write an extension that listens for a DBus signal, but I don't know the path ahead of time. Actually, there are multiple paths (unique for each application that implements the ...
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How to circumvent “Illegal instruction error” with midori, luakit and surf

I just installed a fresh minimal ubuntu 12.04 system, first without X, then I installed xinit and xmonad. After that I installed some lightweight browsers: surf, luakit and midori. When I start one ...
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How to enable javascript on xdg-open

I am trying to open a url using xdg-open but the terminal says, So how do I enable the javascript?
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Google Chrome not rendering webpages correctly

I am facing some serious web page rendering issues with Chrome. It is more prominent during javascript based animations and stuff on websites like youtube. I have tried removing chrome using (sudo ...
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Javascript problem

I've a problem with Javascript on web browsers. I can't open Facebook, I tried to delete cookies and cache, and thanks to this I manage to login and see the home page, but then whatever I do it will ...
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Java Script is not working in ubuntu firefox

My ASP application is running perfect in windows IE, but when i run on ubuntu firefox Javascript is not working properly.. Below is my java script code..... And I am calling this java script on ...
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Is there a package for an executable version of v8?

I'm trying to get Vim JS lint plugin working under Ubuntu 12.04. The plugin requires the d8 command, which is an executable version of Google's v8 JavaScript Engine. I do see a libv8 package, but ...
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Firefox Unresponsive script after wake-up/resume

Firefox is often unresponsive after waking up/resuming from hibernate/suspend on Ubuntu 12.04. After a while it will give me an error saying that some script is unresponsive and I get the choice to ...
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gnome-shell-extension: JS that works in looking glass doesn't in extension

I've got the following snippet of code that (in the looking glass) gives me a list of contacts I have (managed by gnome-contacts): // METHOD 1: const ContactDisplay = imports.ui.contactDisplay; let ...